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Descriptor English:   Dysentery 
Descriptor Spanish:   Disenterķa 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Disenteria 
Synonyms English:   Diarrheal Disease, Infectious
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Infectious Diarrheal Diseases  
Tree Number:   C06.405.205.331
C06.405.469.300
SP4.001.012.118.104.035
Definition English:   Acute inflammation of the intestine associated with infectious DIARRHEA of various etiologies, generally acquired by eating contaminated food containing TOXINS, BIOLOGICAL derived from BACTERIA or other microorganisms. Dysentery is characterized initially by watery FECES then by bloody mucoid stools. It is often associated with ABDOMINAL PAIN; FEVER; and DEHYDRATION. 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   4466 
Unique Identifier:   D004403 

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